By Mike Dickson for MailOnline
Published: 23:58 BST, 2 September 2020 | Updated: 00:00 BST, 3 September 2020
The women's US Open draw was prised open further on Wednesday night when top seed Karolina Pliskova was ousted from what is already a depleted field.
Only three of the top ten were left when she was beaten 6-1 7-6 (7-2) by France's Caroline Garcia, maintaining the Czech's status as the best player not to have won a Major title.
Six of the world's top 10 players